Written by Janae Rempel Tuesday, 15 January 2013 14:30
Seedings and matchups have been released for this week’s Cougar Classic basketball tournament hosted by Centre.
The tournament was scheduled to begin Tuesday, Jan. 15 using two gymnasiums.
In the girls’ tournament, second-seeded White City (5-4) was scheduled to open play against Marion, seeded seventh at 2-7, at 4 p.m. while third-seeded Hope (5-4) faced Solomon, seeded sixth at 3-6.
At 7 p.m., top-seeded Centre (6-3) was slated to face the eighth seed, Wakefield (0-8), while fourth-seeded Peabody-Burns (5-4) was paired with Elyria Christian (4-5), seeded fifth.
The boys’ tournament was scheduled to open Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. with matchups pitting top-seeded White City (8-1) against the No. 8 seed ,Wakefield (1-7), and third-seeded Solomon (7-2) taking on the No. 6 seed, Hope (4-5).
At 8:30 p.m., fourth-seeded Peabody-Burns (5-4) will face fifth-seeded Centre (4-5), while second-seeded Marion (8-1) will face seventh-seeded Elyria (2-7).
Friday’s schedule will follow the same times and will be based on Tuesday’s results.
Saturday games begin with girls at 2 p.m., followed by boys at 3:30 p.m., girls at 5 p.m. and boys at 6:30 p.m.